The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Junior in their job title over the 3 months to 8 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 185 196 196
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 76 53 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.83% 0.59% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.64% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 24 15
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£225 £264 £181
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.69% +45.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £140 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £202
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £275 £215
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +27.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 8
Average hourly rate £12.00 £9.50 £14.23
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% -33.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.14 £8.25 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £15.60 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £10.25 £12.63
% change year-on-year
+43.90% -18.81%
Junior
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8463 8264 7825
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.40% 92.35% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4927 4499 4003
Average daily rate £375 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 408 423 588
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.35 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.09 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.54% -8.05%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Junior in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Junior
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Junior across the South East region.

Junior Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Junior
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Junior across the South East region over the 3 months to 8 July 2015.

Junior Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Junior
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Junior across the South East region.

Junior Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Junior
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the South East region over the 3 months to 8 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +25 31 £235 -11.32% 11
Hampshire +2 17 £288 +65.46% 17
Buckinghamshire +4 9 £175 -41.66% 5
Surrey -1 7 £215 -11.34% 11
West Sussex -9 6 £135 - 2
Oxfordshire -22 4 £193 -3.75% 7
Kent -4 2 £200 -24.52% 12
Middlesex +5 1 - -
Junior
England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Junior in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Junior in their job title.

1 30 (20.83%) Project Management
2 29 (20.14%) Microsoft
3 26 (18.06%) Finance
4 21 (14.58%) SQL
5 18 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 18 (12.50%) HTML
5 18 (12.50%) Telecoms
6 17 (11.81%) MS Office
7 16 (11.11%) CSS
8 15 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (10.42%) Retail
9 14 (9.72%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (9.72%) MS Excel
9 14 (9.72%) Adobe
10 13 (9.03%) Windows
10 13 (9.03%) Degree
11 12 (8.33%) Marketing
11 12 (8.33%) PRINCE2
11 12 (8.33%) Security Cleared
12 11 (7.64%) Java
12 11 (7.64%) .NET
13 10 (6.94%) Oracle
13 10 (6.94%) Photoshop
14 9 (6.25%) ITIL
14 9 (6.25%) PHP
15 8 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
15 8 (5.56%) SLA
15 8 (5.56%) C
15 8 (5.56%) VB.NET
16 7 (4.86%) SQL Server

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Junior in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Junior in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.17%) IIS
2 2 (1.39%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (0.69%) Drupal
3 1 (0.69%) WordPress
3 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.69%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (11.81%) MS Office
2 14 (9.72%) MS Excel
3 10 (6.94%) Photoshop
4 8 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (4.86%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (4.86%) InDesign
6 6 (4.17%) MS Project
7 4 (2.78%) MS Visio
8 2 (1.39%) Adobe Premiere
8 2 (1.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.69%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.69%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (2.08%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.69%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.86%) Office 365
2 3 (2.08%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (2.08%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.78%) LAN
1 4 (2.78%) Internet
2 3 (2.08%) Firewall
2 3 (2.08%) Network Security
2 3 (2.08%) NAS
2 3 (2.08%) SAN
3 2 (1.39%) VPN
4 1 (0.69%) Intranet
4 1 (0.69%) FTP
4 1 (0.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.08%) MySQL
3 3 (2.08%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.39%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.69%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.69%) SAP BI
5 1 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (3.47%) Visual Studio
1 5 (3.47%) Subversion
2 4 (2.78%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.39%) JIRA
3 2 (1.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (1.39%) ClearCase
3 2 (1.39%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (1.39%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.69%) Toad
4 1 (0.69%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.69%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.69%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.69%) MSI
4 1 (0.69%) JMeter
4 1 (0.69%) NUnit
4 1 (0.69%) Selenium
4 1 (0.69%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.69%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.69%) SoapUI
General
1 26 (18.06%) Finance
2 18 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 15 (10.42%) Retail
4 12 (8.33%) Marketing
5 5 (3.47%) Legal
5 5 (3.47%) Advertising
6 3 (2.08%) Back Office
6 3 (2.08%) Electronics
7 2 (1.39%) Games
8 1 (0.69%) Banking
8 1 (0.69%) Publishing
8 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.69%) Interactive Media
8 1 (0.69%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.69%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.50%) HTML
2 16 (11.11%) CSS
3 11 (7.64%) .NET
4 7 (4.86%) Web Services
4 7 (4.86%) jQuery
5 5 (3.47%) Ajax
5 5 (3.47%) XML
5 5 (3.47%) XSLT
6 4 (2.78%) .NET Framework
6 4 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (2.08%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.08%) Java EE
7 3 (2.08%) Hibernate
7 3 (2.08%) Spring
8 2 (1.39%) XHTML
8 2 (1.39%) J2EE
8 2 (1.39%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.39%) EJB
8 2 (1.39%) Unity DI Container
8 2 (1.39%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.47%) Social Network
2 5 (3.47%) Social Media
2 5 (3.47%) PDA
2 5 (3.47%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.78%) Data Structures
3 4 (2.78%) User Experience
4 3 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.08%) EPoS
5 2 (1.39%) GIS
5 2 (1.39%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.39%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.39%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.69%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.69%) FMCG
6 1 (0.69%) Clustering
6 1 (0.69%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.69%) Copywriting
6 1 (0.69%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.03%) Windows
2 6 (4.17%) Windows XP
3 5 (3.47%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.78%) Linux
4 4 (2.78%) UNIX
5 3 (2.08%) Windows 2000
6 2 (1.39%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.69%) Android
7 1 (0.69%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (20.83%) Project Management
2 15 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (9.72%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 9 (6.25%) ITIL
6 7 (4.86%) Data Analysis
7 6 (4.17%) Scrum
7 6 (4.17%) Time Management
7 6 (4.17%) Analytics
8 5 (3.47%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (3.47%) Validation
8 5 (3.47%) Migration
8 5 (3.47%) OO
8 5 (3.47%) E-Commerce
9 4 (2.78%) ERP
9 4 (2.78%) SOA
9 4 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (2.78%) PRINCE
9 4 (2.78%) CRM
9 4 (2.78%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (14.58%) SQL
2 18 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 11 (7.64%) Java
4 9 (6.25%) PHP
5 8 (5.56%) C
5 8 (5.56%) VB.NET
6 7 (4.86%) C#
7 4 (2.78%) VB
7 4 (2.78%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.08%) VBA
8 3 (2.08%) Python
9 2 (1.39%) Ruby
9 2 (1.39%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.39%) VBScript
9 2 (1.39%) C++
10 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (9.03%) Degree
2 12 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.69%) MCSA
4 1 (0.69%) CCNA
4 1 (0.69%) ISEB
4 1 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.69%) ACCA
4 1 (0.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.56%) SLA
2 6 (4.17%) QA
3 3 (2.08%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 2 (1.39%) WCAG
5 1 (0.69%) GCP
5 1 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.69%) WebInspect
2 1 (0.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (20.14%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.72%) Adobe
3 10 (6.94%) Oracle
4 6 (4.17%) SAP
5 5 (3.47%) HP
5 5 (3.47%) Facebook
5 5 (3.47%) Twitter
6 3 (2.08%) BMC
6 3 (2.08%) Omniture
6 3 (2.08%) Google
6 3 (2.08%) Remedy
7 2 (1.39%) VMware
7 2 (1.39%) Talend
7 2 (1.39%) Cisco
8 1 (0.69%) Allen-Bradley
8 1 (0.69%) AppSense
8 1 (0.69%) Mitel
8 1 (0.69%) Red Gate
8 1 (0.69%) Cognos
8 1 (0.69%) Novell
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